The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on January 17, 1956 · Page 42
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6-Afeflno (Itr.) Upper De* Maine* Tuesday, January 17, 1956 • Algona Machinists Keep Wheels Running For '-• ~— rrnr —.-»...,.---.—- -,— .—. Algona Plumbing & Heating Serving with Quality Workmanship • Globe & Luxaire Furnaces • Elec. Sewer Rooter Service • Chrysler Airtemp Air-Conditioning • Riehman & Kohler Bathroom Fixtures • NATURAL GAS — Everything in Natural Gas Equipment (including Gas Incinerators) WE PERFORM ALL TYPES PLUMBING & HEATING SERVICE "Service With a Smile" MOE'S SKEILY STATION Skelly Gas, Oils, Greases Battery Service-Tire Repair Washing, Polishing, Greasing 300 W State-Algona Recapping Repairing All Tires FARM IMPLEMENT TIRES A SPECIALTY WITH 24-HOUR SERVICE All OK Recapping is unconditionally guaranteed or your money back. JACK'S OK TIRE SERVICE JACK UMBAUGH YOUR KOSSUTH COUNTY POTATO HEADQUARTERS Self Service Unlimited Parking Space Complete Line of Meats, Groceries EAST END GROCERY ^ttSJZS^SSSSJSSSJ^ Bjustrom's Furniture Co. Our Direct-From-Factories Purchases of Furniture and Home-Furnishings SAVES YOU MONEY Algeria's Most Modern Furniture Store LOW DOWN PAYMENTS FREE DELIVERY vsssss/s/s/. -xxxxxxxxxxxxx. Moving-Storage-Crating We Move Household Goods Anywhere-Fully Intured-FurnHure A Machinery Storage in New, Modern Warehouse-All Types Crating. TRANSFER Phone 298 POST STORAGE Phone 298 Permit No. 33 MR. FARMER: : , "••••••>-«:^ rrrnmfffmffrfrfm For QUICK and CLEAN removal of all DEAD STOCK Phone 7-W WE PAY ALL PHONE CHARGES ALGONA RENDERING CO. Algona, Iowa Ben Wibben - Building Contractor All Types Building - . . . , Cabinet Work 122 South Heckart, Algona Phone 1255-W (Please Call After 6:00 P.M.) MILLER LUMBER CO. BUILDING NEEDS OF All KINDS » Lower Price Max Bartholomew Manager but Staff a» C « NW * '^^^JWp^^f^^BpP^WIll SmM&Ztfa Roto-Rooter Sewer Service For Clogged Sewers-Drains No Unnecessary Digging Guaranteed Cowan's Roto-Rooter Serving Kossuth County Algona 980 Phone Collect An essential twosome who play an Important part in the background of Algona's industrial activity are Ed Hagg and M. C. Oak* land, partners of the Algona Machine Shop ED HAGG at right M. C. OAKLAND above When it comes to a machinery part that is not available locally, these two men will manufacture it ... just like that. But, it's taken years of experience to acquire this specialized know-how. To have this service right here in the Algona community has been a very important part to the industrial businesses as well as contractors who operate large mobile machines. But, industry alone has not kept the, Algona Machine Shop humming with business, because the farmer, too, is a major customer here. The seasonal welding of corn picker castings and rollers, sharpening of plow lathes, etc. are an important operation, too, at the Algona Machine Shop. Besides this, Hagg and Oakland do a mammoth amount of machine valve seat grinding and cylinder head planing. With all this specialty work, the two men have equipped their Shop with a vast assortment of machinery. A few r of the larger machines are: Hobert welder, three engine lathes, planer, milling machine, two' drill presses, three grinders, key-way cutter, power saw, cylinder boring machine, valve grinder, big press. ,;' . Add to this all the small and minor pieces of equipment of a machine shop and you have a picture of the Algona Machine Shop. Many of the larger cities in Iowa are not as well equipped with machine specialists and equipment such as you'll find here. «* : i^«|Pfl Ed Hagg, the machinist, and M. C. Oakland, the welder, combine their specialties to form a skillful team that's kept the wheels of industry and the farmer running smoothly. The shop has been open since 1944 in a brick structure at 214 W. State St. Hagg and Oakland are ready to take on any machine job there is ... try 'em and you'll agree I Buildings For Farm and Industrial Use QUONSET STHAN - STEEL MILLER STEEL BUILDING CO. North of Milwaukee Depot, - - Phone 1290 BUILDING MATERIALS OF ALL KINDS AND TYPES • Everything for Remodeling and Modernizing • Everything for Farm and Home Building • Ready-Mixed Concrete in Season Ready-Mix Concrete & Lbr. Co. No, Lantry Si. Algona Phone 166 FARM OILS AND GREASES Bulk Delivery Service VIKING OIL CO. Just North of Milwaukee Depot Cook & Heat With THERMOCAS The Preferred 1. P. pas Bottle & Bulk Sales Gas Appliances PHONE 16 Rapid Thermogas Co. So. Phillip. St. Algona And The Farmer _.:. Welding Cylinder Boring General Machinery Repair Algona Machine Shop M, C. Oakland Ed. Hagg West State Street FLOWERS | . FOR EVERY OCCASION • Corsages • Cut Flowers • Wedding Flowers • Funeral Flowers • Gifts of All Kinds VIVIAN'S FLORAL & GIFT SHOP PHONE 1241 /'/yx/rxx^^ JOHN DEERE "The Quality Name I IT Farm Equipment" SEE ERNIE WILLIAMS On Diagonal Street at Northwestern Tracks ffSSSSSfSSSSSSSSSSSS'S Appliance Repairs All Makes Washing Machines, Refrigerators and Other Appliances North Iowa Sewing Machine & Appliance Authorized .General Electric Dealer CITIES SERVICE FUEL OILS — GASOLENE Car & Tractor Oils-Greases » Service Station And Bulk Delivery R. R. HUTZELL Cities Service Consignee South Phillips Street PHONE 122 CARPET HEADQUARTERS of North Central Iowa Carrying In Stock The Most Complete Selection Of Carpeting In This Area SEE OUR DISPLAYS NOW Bjustrom's FURNITURE OFFICE SUPPLIES Top Quality — Nationally Advertised — Complete Selections • 'INVINCIBLE • ART .METAL • WILSON-JONES • SMITH CORONA e F. S. WEBSTER • BURROUGHS • R. C. ALLEN • REMINGTON • COLE • VICTOR • MOORE BUSINESS FORMS Upper Des Moines Pub. Co., Algona, la., Phone 1100 FEED SARGENT FEED Poultry, Hog and Cattle Feeds — We Buy Your Grain Fertilizers Sargent & CO. Grass Seed ALGONA, IOWA WJ7?J77WJJ77JSJ7fJJJJWJ?/J/J77JJ7Zt f™ 5 ™ I The Best In FARM EQUIPMENT and FARM SERVICE at Algona Implement Co* Wtlt fc D«b H.11 DUgontl Street ALGONA. IOWA WSS//S///S////////SS/////////S//////SS//A//////J//////SS/J/S/M///. "Let The Red Trucks Serve You, Too" With Any of Your Needs In COAL - LUMBER BUILDING SUPPLIES INSULATION Hog Feeders - Brooder Houses F. S. Norton & Son PHONE 229 IOWA STATE BANK Algona, Iowa SAFE - CONFIDENTIAL Serving and Growing With the Community

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